Leaving the Suburbs and Moving to the Country

A high-schooler shares her story about leaving the suburbs and moving to the country, including her experiences without modern conveniences and adapting to a new lifestyle.



Life for a suburban teenager is a whole other world when moving to the country.
Life for a suburban teenager is a whole other world when moving to the country.
PHOTO: COURTESY CORRIE RYDER
A teen gains construction confidence working on the country home.
A teen gains construction confidence working on the country home.
COURTESY CORRIE RYDER
High school student Corrie Ryder submitted a report chronicling her moving to the country and leaving the suburbs behind.
High school student Corrie Ryder submitted a report chronicling her moving to the country and leaving the suburbs behind.
COURTESY CORRIE RYDER

















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